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1

How many people are crammed into 1 mile square in Dharavi?

Over 1 million

2

When is the water tap on?

Each day at 5:30am for 2 hours

3

What percentage of the population is literate?

82% (in 1998)

4

Education is free up to certain grades apart from text books and uniform. Example of private secondary’s:

Sophia College
St Xavier’s College
Others overseas

5

How many of the city’s 1,000 health care centres are non private?

Only 17 municipal hospitals for the poor

6

What was the infant mortality rate in 2012?

44 per 1000

7

What was the life expectancy in 2012?

66.2 years

8

How many cases of dyptheria and typhoid are there a day due to open sewerage alongside water pipes?

4,000 a day